Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:24:08 EST 1800 Newberry Bulldogs bulldoze Fairfield Central Griffins, 16-3. http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150636271/Newberry-Bulldogs-bulldoze-Fairfield-Central-Griffins-16-3. NEWBERRY — Newbery High School will continue on this week to the State Championship at River Bluff High School after a 16-3 win against the Fairfield High School Griffins. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:20:02 EST Catastrophe on pit road ruins Logano’s title run http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150566567/Catastrophe-on-pit-road-ruins-Loganos-title-run HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Joey Logano sat on pit road in his No. 22 Team Penske Ford for what seemed an eternity, as his crewman tried in vain to get a jack under the left side of the car. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:18:02 EST Crafton first back-to-back champ in CWTS history http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150566637/Crafton-first-back-to-back-champ-in-CWTS-history HOMESTEAD, Fla. – After becoming the first driver to ever win consecutive NASCAR Camping World Truck Series titles, Matt Crafton could talk about making history. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:03:04 EST Wallace holds off pole sitter to win at Homestead http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150566748/Wallace-holds-off-pole-sitter-to-win-at-Homestead HOMESTEAD, Fla. — After breathtaking three-wide racing during the final 20-lap green-flag run, Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. held off hard-charging Keystone Light Polesitter Kyle Larson to win Friday night's Ford EcoBoost 200... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:52:03 EST Luz Besio runner-up Argentine Amateur Championship http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150563887/Luz-Besio-runner-up-Argentine-Amateur-Championship BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Former Newberry College great Maria Luz Besio finished as the runner up in the 110th FiberCorp Cup – Argentine Amateur Championship which was held November 12-16. Besio returned to defend the title that she... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:57:02 EST Four Wolves finish in top six at Wolfpack Open http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150561640/Four-Wolves-finish-in-top-six-at-Wolfpack-Open RALEIGH, N.C. — In a field packed with Division I talent, the Newberry College Wolves had four wrestlers place in the top six of their weight class at the Wolfpack Open hosted by North Carolina State in Carmichael Gymnasium on... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:20:03 EST Newberry, Fairfield coaches discuss the big game http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150597469/Newberry-Fairfield-coaches-discuss-the-big-game NEWBERRY — The head coaches for Newberry High School and Fairfield Central High School both believe it will be no easy task to walk away with the win when the Bulldogs travel to Winnsboro for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:52:03 EST Kenseth holds off Larson for Nationwide win at Homestead http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150566687/Kenseth-holds-off-Larson-for-Nationwide-win-at-Homestead HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Charging away from a pack of pursuers on the final restart, Matt Kenseth scored his first NASCAR Nationwide Series win since October of last year in Saturday's Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:10:05 EST Harvick’s first Sprint Cup title a total team effort http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150566438/Harvicks-first-Sprint-Cup-title-a-total-team-effort HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Kevin Harvick walked into his post-race press conference munching a slice of pepperoni pizza. He ended it with 2-year-old son Keelan on his lap and walked out of the room with a bottle of his sponsor's beer in his... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:28:03 EST Newman comes up just short in quest for first Sprint Cup title http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150566496/Newman-comes-up-just-short-in-quest-for-first-Sprint-Cup-title HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Without a victory this season, Ryan Newman couldn't really point fingers at anyone when his heroic quest for a NASCAR Sprint Cup championship came up one position short Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:24:03 EST Edwards brings skills back home http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150581122/Edwards-brings-skills-back-home PROSPERITY — The second CJ Edwards Baseball Camp will be held Nov. 22 in Prosperity. Instruction for ages 8-12 will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. for ages 13-16. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:54:02 EST Wolves fall in consolation game to Lions http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150561735/Wolves-fall-in-consolation-game-to-Lions GAFFNEY — The Newberry College field hockey team concluded its second season in program history on Sunday afternoon in an 8-1 loss to the Lindenwood Lions at Saints Field in the ECAC consolation match. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:25:04 EST Bulldogs hand Woodruff 42-28 loss to advance to next round http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/150555290/Bulldogs-hand-Woodruff-42-28-loss-to-advance-to-next-round WOODRUFF — Friday night at Woodruff High School, the Newberry High School Bulldogs punched their ticket to the Division 1 Upper State Championship for the second time in three years after a 42-28 victory over the... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:59:01 EST Devante Foster signs with Newberry College http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150540910/Devante-Foster-signs-with-Newberry-College NEWBERRY — Newberry College head men's basketball coach Dave Davis has announced the signing of his first recruit of the 2014 class — Devante Foster of Carolina High School in Greenville. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:57:04 EST Wolves’ season ends in 34-14 loss at North Greenville http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150555296/Wolves-season-ends-in-34-14-loss-at-North-Greenville TIGERVILLE — The Newberry College Wolves' football team fell behind in the first half and couldn't recover, wrapping up the 2014 season with a 34-14 loss to the North Greenville University Crusaders at Younts Stadium on Saturday... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:57:02 EST Wolves hang tough in exhibition loss to Charlotte http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150513035/Wolves-hang-tough-in-exhibition-loss-to-Charlotte CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Newberry Wolves men's basketball team concluded its preseason with a 112-86 loss to the Charlotte 49ers on Tuesday at Halton Arena. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:56:03 EST Wolves look to clinch winning season at North Greenville http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150512959/Wolves-look-to-clinch-winning-season-at-North-Greenville NEWBERRY — The Newberry College Wolves' football team plays its final regular season game of the 2014 campaign as the scarlet and gray travel to North Greenville University on Saturday for a 1 p.m. kickoff. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:49:02 EST Bulldogs head into second round of playoffs http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150515331/Bulldogs-head-into-second-round-of-playoffs WOODRUFF — Newberry High School will hit the road tonight as they head to Woodruff High School for the second round of playoffs with a kickoff time of 7:30 p.m. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:59:03 EST Newberry pounds Carson-Newman, 46-21 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150473358/Newberry-pounds-Carson-Newman-46-21 NEWBERRY — The Newberry College football team used short fields to advantage early and made key defensive plays late on the way to an emphatic 46-21 win over No. 24 Carson-Newman in the Wolves' home finale at Setzler Field on... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:32:03 EST Lady Rebels tennis season ends with loss http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150435981/Lady-Rebels-tennis-season-ends-with-loss The Mid-Carolina High School Lady Rebels tennis team fell short of the Upper State championship on Nov. 3 when they were defeated 5-2 by Christ Church. The Rebels were undefeated until this match. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:15:00 EST